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Julias ratings
Quality on a good day: 3.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 1.0
Crowds: 5.0

Overall: 3.4

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Julias Spot ID

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Type: beach

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell SW | Wind NE

Sea Temperature Today is: 16.7 °C

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Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 19:02 Local time
Tuesday 13Wed
Wave (m) 1.3
Period (s) 13 12 12 12
Wind (km/h) 10
ENE 10
NNE 10
Wind State cross-
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Julias in The Algarve is a beach break that has pretty consitent surf. The best wind direction is from the northeast. Windswells and groundswells in equal measure and the ideal swell direction is from the southwest. The beach break offers both left and right hand waves. Good surf at all stages of the tide. An uncrowded break, even when it is working.

Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Quarteira, 5 km from Julias.

IS AT (local time)

Julias Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Faro Airport, 8 km from Julias.

light winds from the W

Air temperature
16 °C

Current weather near Julias

Buoy Data:

At Bóia de Faro Costeira, 12 miles from Julias.

  3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Data Age 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr 0 hr
Wave height (m) 0.74
Dominant period (s) 12.5 13.3 13.3 12.5

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Overall Julias Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Julias Location Map

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Town and city forecasts close to Julias:

  • Closest city location
    5 mi
  • Second closest city location
    7 mi
  • Third closest city location
    12 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    28 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    Lepe (Spain)
    49 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Julias is Faro Airport (FAO) in Acores, which is 8 km (5 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Julias is Jerez Airport (XRY) in Spain, 180 km (112 miles) away.
  • The third closest airport is Sevilla Airport (SVQ), also in Spain, 196 km (122 miles) away.
Julias break location map and break info

This is the Surf-Forecast page for Julias, Algarve. Use the tab navigation above to view Julias sea temperature, Julias photographs, Julias detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Julias webcams, current wind from Algarve live weather stations and Julias tide predictions. The Portugal swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Portugal and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Portugal wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Julias.